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Books for IAS Required for Preparing UPSC CSE (Prelims Paper-I) 


Syllabus for prelims GS paper-I (General Studies)

English                                  Hindi

Indian Economic and Social Development


  • STD-9-Economics

 

  •  Arthashastra
     2) STD-10-Understanding Economic

Development – Economics

     2) Arthik Vikas Ki Samajh -Arthashastra
     3)   STD-11-Indian Eco. Development      3) Bharatiya Arthvyavastha Ka-Vikas
     4)   STD-12-India People and Economy      4) Bharat – Log Aur Arthvyavastha
     5) Indian Economy – Sanjeev Verma     5) Indian Economy – Sanjeev Verma
     6)  Indian Economy by Ramesh Singh       6)  Indian Economy by Ramesh Singh

History and Art And Culture


  • STD-6-Our past – History
   1) Hamara Atit – Itihas
     2)   STD-7-Our Past II – History    2) Hamara Atit- II – Itihas
     3)   STD-8-Our Past III part I – History    3) Hamara Atit- III Bhag – Itihas
     4)   STD-8-Our Past III part II – History    4)  Hamara Atit III Bhag II – Itihas
    5)   STD-9-India & Contemporary World – History    5) Bharat Aur Samakalin Vishwa -Itihas
    6)   STD-10-India & Contemporary

World II– History

   6) Bharat Aur Samakalin Vishwa II –

Itihas

    7)   STD-11-Themes of World History    7) Vishva Itihas Ke Kuch Vishay
   8)   STD-11-An Introduction to Indian Art     8) An Introduction to Indian Art
    OLD NCERT (2003 Edition)                   9) STD-11-(Ancient Indian History ­ RS Sharma)

10) STD-11- (Medieval Indian History ­ Satish Chandra)

11) STD-12- (Modern Indian History ­ Bipin Chandra)

  OLD NCERT (2003 Edition)

9)    STD-11- (Ancient Indian History ­ RS Sharma)

10) STD-11- (Medieval Indian History ­ Satish Chandra)

11) STD-12- (Modern Indian History ­ Bipin Chandra)

12)  Indian History – Spectrum 12)  Indian History – Spectrum
13) India’s Struggle For Independence-Bipin Chandra 13) India’s Struggle For Independence-Bipin Chandra
14)  Indian Art and Culture – Nitin Singhania. 14)  Indian Art and Culture – Nitin Singhania.

  Indian and World Geography


  • STD-6-The Earth Our Habitat-  – Geography
1) Prithvi Hamara Abhas – Bhugol
2)   STD-7-Our Environment – Geography 2) Hamara Paryavaran – Bhugol
3) STD-8-Resource & Development – Geography 3) Sansadhan ayewan Vikas-  Bhugol
4)  STD-9-Contemporary India – Geography 4) Samakalin Bharat – Bhugol
5) STD-10-Contemporary India – Geography 5) Samakalin Bharat – Bhugol
6)  STD-11-Fundamental of Physical Geo. 6) Bhautik Bhugol, Ke Mool                                                                                                          Sidhant
7) STD-12-Fundamentals of Human Geography 7)  Manav Bhugol Ke Mul Sidhant
8) Certificate Physical Geography ­ G C Leong 8) Certificate Physical Geography ­G C Leong
9) Indian Geography-Khullar 9) Indian Geography-Khullar
10) Physical Geography-Savinder Singh 10) Physical Geography-Savinder Singh
11) Orient Blackswan Atlas/ TTK School Atlas/ Oxford School Atlas 11) Orient Blackswan Atlas/ TTK School Atlas/ Oxford School Atlas

Indian Polity and Governance Constitution


1)    STD-9-Democratic Politics 1) Loktantrik Rajniti
2)    STD-10-Democratic Politics II 2) Loktantrik Rajniti II
3)    STD-11-Indian Constitution at Work 3) Bharatiya sanvidhan Ka Karya
5)    Indian Constitution ­ M Lakshmikantha 5) Indian Constitution ­ M Lakshmikantha

Environment, Ecology and Biodiversity


1) Environment for Civil Services Prelims and Mains – Khuller.
  • Environment for Civil Services Prelims and Mains – Khuller.
2)  Shankar IAS Environment      2)  Shankar IAS Environment

 General Science and Science & Technology


1) STD 6 to 10 Science NCERT 1.    STD 6 to 10 Vigyan NCERT
2) STD 11 & 12 Biology unit NCERT      2)   STD 11 & 12 Jeev Vigyan NCERT
3) STD 11 & 12 Chemistry unit NCERT      3)   STD 11 & 12 Rasayan Vigyan Bhag

NCERT

 Current events of National and International Importance 


Having a knowledge of the events happening around with regard to several parts of the National and International arena is important for a UPSC candidate. Therefore, there are some sources to keep up-to-date with the General Affairs relevant to UPSC Prelims and Mains.

Newspaper / Magazine 


  1. The Hindu/ Dainik Jagran (Rashtriya Sankaran)
  2. The Indian Express/ Dainik Bhaskar
  3. Frontline
  4. Yojana
  5. Kurukshetra
  6. Any Monthly Magazine for Current Affairs

IAS Books required for CSAT (Prelims Paper-II) 


Syllabus 


Comprehension

Interpersonal skills including communication skills;

Logical reasoning and analytical ability

Decision-making and problem-solving

General mental ability

Basic numeracy (numbers and their  relations,  orders of  magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. Class X level)

English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level). 


1.    STD 6 to 10  Mathematics 1.    STD 6 to 10 Ganit
     2)  RS Aggarwal verbal reasoning      2)   RS Aggarwal verbal reasoning (Hindi)
     3)  RS Aggarwal Nonverbal reasoning      3)   RS Aggarwal Nonverbal reasoning